The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 55 45 57
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 41 64 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.85% 4.96% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 5.94% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 39 61 23
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Business Analysis
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
937 1078 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 88.06% 83.50% 80.08%
Number of salaries quoted 843 939 737
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in South Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in South Wales

Business Analysis
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport -6 21 £40,000 +14.28%
Cardiff -5 14 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Bridgend +10 7 £35,000 -12.50%
Business Analysis
Wales

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 57 (57.00%) Finance
1 57 (57.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.00%) Degree
3 29 (29.00%) ISEB
3 29 (29.00%) SDLC
4 27 (27.00%) Project Management
5 23 (23.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (21.00%) User Stories
8 20 (20.00%) Use Case
8 20 (20.00%) Advertising
9 19 (19.00%) Waterfall
10 16 (16.00%) User Experience
10 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
11 15 (15.00%) Scrum
12 13 (13.00%) UML
12 13 (13.00%) Requirements Engineering
13 12 (12.00%) Computer Science
13 12 (12.00%) Marketing
13 12 (12.00%) MS Office
13 12 (12.00%) Wireframes
14 11 (11.00%) CBAP
15 10 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (9.00%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (9.00%) IIBA
16 9 (9.00%) C
17 8 (8.00%) Data Modelling
17 8 (8.00%) Mentoring
18 7 (7.00%) Requirements Analysis
18 7 (7.00%) MS Visio

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 12 (12.00%) MS Office
2 7 (7.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.00%) Big Data
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 57 (57.00%) Finance
2 20 (20.00%) Advertising
3 12 (12.00%) Marketing
4 5 (5.00%) Legal
5 3 (3.00%) Publishing
6 1 (1.00%) Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 86 (86.00%) Analyst
2 71 (71.00%) Business Analyst
3 10 (10.00%) Product Analyst
4 9 (9.00%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (9.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 8 (8.00%) Junior
5 8 (8.00%) Junior Analyst
5 8 (8.00%) Junior Business Analyst
6 6 (6.00%) Applications Support
6 6 (6.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (6.00%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (3.00%) Applications Manager
8 3 (3.00%) Business Manager
8 3 (3.00%) Change Analyst
8 3 (3.00%) Consultant
8 3 (3.00%) Product Owner
8 3 (3.00%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.00%) Development Manager
9 2 (2.00%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (16.00%) User Experience
3 12 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.00%) iSeries
5 2 (2.00%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.00%) Statistics
6 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.00%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (57.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.00%) SDLC
3 27 (27.00%) Project Management
4 23 (23.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (21.00%) User Stories
6 20 (20.00%) Use Case
7 19 (19.00%) Waterfall
8 15 (15.00%) Scrum
9 13 (13.00%) Requirements Engineering
9 13 (13.00%) UML
10 12 (12.00%) Wireframes
11 10 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (9.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (8.00%) Data Modelling
13 8 (8.00%) Mentoring
14 7 (7.00%) Requirements Analysis
15 6 (6.00%) ITIL
16 5 (5.00%) PRINCE2
16 5 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
16 5 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.00%) C
2 6 (6.00%) C#
2 6 (6.00%) C++
2 6 (6.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (37.00%) Degree
2 29 (29.00%) ISEB
3 11 (11.00%) CBAP
4 9 (9.00%) IIBA
5 4 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.00%) SAP
3 2 (2.00%) IBM
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle